Saturday, March 6, 2021
California bill would require all self-driving vehicles to be zero emission by 2025 – TechCrunch

California bill would require all self-driving vehicles to be zero emission by 2025 –...

California could be the first state to give self-driving cars a deadline for electrification. In mid-February, a bill was tacitly incorporated into the legislation of...
A Leading Critic of Big Tech Will Join the White House

A Leading Critic of Big Tech Will Join the White House

His role, focusing on competition policy, will be a new one on the National Economic Council. Mr. Wu will also focus on competition...
Indonesian logistics startup SiCepat raises $170 million Series B – TechCrunch

Indonesian logistics startup SiCepat raises $170 million Series B – .

SiCepat, an end-to-end logistics startup in Indonesia, announced today that it has initiated a Series B financing round valued at $ 170 million. ...
A Golden Age of Local Digital Stars

A Golden Age of Local Digital Stars

This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it on weekdays.The global internet is becoming...
GM, LG Chem studying the feasibility of a second battery cell plant in the U.S. – TechCrunch

GM, LG Chem studying the feasibility of a second battery cell plant in the...

General Motors is considering building a second US battery cell production facility with its joint venture partner LG Chem from Seoul, South Korea. As the...
Away From Silicon Valley, the Military Is the Ideal Customer

Away From Silicon Valley, the Military Is the Ideal Customer

However, he is not alone in the drone business. A large number of startups are building similar technologies for the military. Shield...
Mary Meeker’s Bond is closing on $2 billion for its second fund, per a new filing – TechCrunch

Mary Meeker’s Bond is closing on $2 billion for its second fund, per a...

Bond, the growth company that was spun off from the Kleiner Perkins Digital Growth Fund in late 2018, is closing a second fund with...
California County Enlists Social Media to Thwart a Misleading Election Photo

Fb Lifts Ban on Political Promoting

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook announced Wednesday that it intends to lift the ban on political advertising on its network and resume a form of...
Firms backed by Robert Downey Jr. and Bill Gates have funded an electric motor company that slashes energy consumption – TechCrunch

Corporations backed by Robert Downey Jr. and Invoice Gates have funded an electrical motor...

Sometimes the smallest innovations can have the biggest impact on the world's efforts to stop global climate change. Arguably one of the greatest...
Amazon Workers’ Union Drive Reaches Far Beyond Alabama

Amazon Employees’ Union Drive Reaches Far Past Alabama

National Football League players were among the first to express their support. Then came Stacey Abrams, the Democratic star who helped turn Georgia...

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VC Lindy Fishburne on the seemingly sudden democratization of science – TechCrunch

VC Lindy Fishburne on the seemingly sudden democratization of science – .

Lindy Fishburne, a deep science investor, co-founded startup and early-stage venture company Breakout Ventures a few years ago after co-founding Breakout Labs within the...
Tesla’s Stock Tumbles Amid Sales Worries and Market Volatility

Tesla’s Stock Tumbles Amid Sales Worries and Market Volatility

Sergio Rodriguez, a St. Marys, Georgia consultant who owns a Tesla Model X, recently drove a Mach E across the country. Rodriguez said...
California bill would require all self-driving vehicles to be zero emission by 2025 – TechCrunch

California bill would require all self-driving vehicles to be zero emission by 2025 –...

California could be the first state to give self-driving cars a deadline for electrification. In mid-February, a bill was tacitly incorporated into the legislation of...